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::: incantation - singing or chanting of magic spells; magical formula; (the saying of) words used in magic; CF. enchant
::: pragmatic - practical (as opposed to idealistic); concerned with practical worth or impact of something; Ex. pragmatic test of the skill
::: arboreal - of or living in trees
::: maim - mutilate; injure lastingly; disable; cripple; Ex. maimed for life
::: cathartic - purgative; medicine that causes the bowels to empty; ADJ.
::: abhor - detest; hate
::: explicate - explain in detail; interpret; clarify; CF. explicable
::: arraign - charge in court; indict
::: demure - (of a woman or child) grave; quiet and serious; coy; pretending to be demure
::: psychosomatic - of the influence of the mind on the body (esp. with respect to disease)